Vernon Davis says he’s “not sure” if he will play Sunday, says 49ers’ offense “can’t do much without” Frank Gore

SANTA CLARA – Vernon Davis was interviewed at his locker Friday afternoon. Here’s what he said. Q: Do you think you’re going to be able to play on Sunday? DAVIS: I’m not sure yet. I’m just going to play it by ear at the moment, continue to keep working and, hopefully, I will feel ready […]

Or Allen Robinson. He's the guy I really liked, other than Beckham. He's looked good the past couple of weeks as he's ta... - Scooter_McG

Vic Fangio on the Eagles: “They have a solid running game. It’s a very simple running game, but yet very effective.”

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of Vic Fangio’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. LB Patrick Willis missed practice yesterday. How serious is his wrist injury and what’s his status for Sunday? “I think his status is fine. He just aggravated his wrist there a little bit. I don’t think […]

Full Roman transcript

SANTA CLARA — This is the transcript of Greg Roman’s Thursday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. Opening comments: “Afternoon. Getting ready to play an Eagles team that has really started the season off well. Looking at their defense, they got a lot of clubs in their bag. They do a great job. […]

Please bring back the people we had before you came on board............... - Dee Phiant

Greg Roman on the Cardinals’ D: “They were selling out. Like full waving-the-flag selling out to stop the run.”

SANTA CLARA – I asked Greg Roman a question Thursday afternoon about his play calling against the Cardinals this past Sunday. Here’s my question and his response. ME: In retrospect, do you feel you underutilized Frank Gore and the base running game, or were the matchups unfavorable against the Cardinals’ base defense? ROMAN: With what […]

Well..the same issues have occurred thru two different qbs..different players on offense and defense..same system..I thi... - Deezybee

Patrick Willis (wrist) does not practice Wednesday afternoon

Here is Wednesday’s practice participation report for the 49ers and Eagles, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. 49ers Did not participate in practice: CB Tramaine Brock (Toe), C Marcus Martin (knee), TE Vance McDonald (knee), DE Justin Smith (not injury related), LB Patrick Willis (wrist) Limited participation in practice: T Anthony Davis (hamstring), TE Vernon Davis (ankle, knee) […]

If the guys ahead of him aren't getting the job done in the pass rush, at some point they just have to bite the bullet a... - Scooter_McG

Jim Harbaugh says he “wouldn’t categorize” the 49ers’ offensive identity

SANTA CLARA — Here’s a transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s Wednesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. We talked to Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly today. He told some of the stories about offensive coordinator Greg Roman going up there and then him coming here. Can you talk about when he came here, […]

Brotha Tuna, Your attitude about blown calls by the refs is the best approach, if you're a player. Analysis of a game... - exgolfer

Colin Kaepernick: “I think we’re multiple in what we do.”

SANTA CLARA — Here’s a transcript of Colin Kaepernick’s Wednesday interview, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department. How tough does the Eagles defense look to you? “Very good defense. Do a lot of different things and do a lot of things well.”   Do you think that the offense right now is grappling in any […]

Kaepernick answers questions like he's being charged a dollar a word for each answer. Forget interviewing him. BOOOO... - Mike

Frank Gore: “Whatever the coaches feel can help us win, I’m with it. As long as we get the ‘W.'”

SANTA CLARA – Here’s what Frank Gore said to Bay Area reporters in the 49ers’ locker room Wednesday afternoon. Q: How are you feeling? Sunday was so frustrating. Where are you at right now? GORE: I’m good. We’ve got the Eagles this week. We looked at our mistakes last week. Now we move on. We […]

Thanks Jack. Funny as I was really pleased that Kap has been running so much, but now it is evident that that isn't unu... - dlptown

NFLPA announces Richard Craig Smith will investigate Ray Rice case

The NFL Player’s Association just sent out this press release: “The NFLPA has retained Richard Craig Smith, Head of Regulatory and Governmental  Investigation, United States of Norton Rose Fulbright to conduct our investigation surrounding the due process, discipline, facts and conduct of the NFL League Office and Baltimore Ravens resulting in the indefinite suspension of […]

Hahaha, a twist on The Mouse That Roared, excellent. But really, it's just the guvmint trying to keep up with business i... - Brotha Tuna

49ers victims of identity theft

This is my Tuesday column on the 49ers’ offense. Who are these guys? The 49ers’ offense used to have an identity. It was a power-running offense. It was a rhinoceros. It had a metamorphosis last week and now it’s a bug. The 49ers rode the rhinoceros to three consecutive NFC championships and one Super Bowl […]

RastaBro You're relatively new here. Some of these folks have been here since Matt Maiocco was the host, 4 hosts before... - Brotha Tuna

Chip Kelly: “I’ve had a lot of respect for Jimmy and Greg Roman going against them. They can scheme up the run game as good anybody I’ve ever seen.”

This is the transcript of Chip Kelly’s Wednesday morning conference call with Bay Area reporters. Q: Is there anything you can put your finger on for why you’ve had to come back from big deficits the first three games? KELLY: Part of it is the opponent. You’ve got to give credit to them for playing […]

Well... we 'should' have killed the Bears and beat the Cards... Hard to put a finger on how they play this week. The... - Bray

Harbaugh: “It can appear that something’s working against you. I term it the football gods with a small ‘g’ not a capital ‘G’.”

SANTA CLARA — Here is a transcript of Jim Harbaugh’s Monday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers. When you look over the stats at the end of the game and see that RB Frank Gore had only had six carries and RB Carlos Hyde only had three, what do you think? “It was a different […]

I'll bet it's not.... - exgolfer